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Brett Weir

Professional Touring & Studio Drummer
About Brett
Brett Weir (born November 13th, 1985 in North Olmsted, Ohio) Is a touring and studio drummer having played for indie and major label artists over the last 10 years. He began playing drums at age 9. His influences include Deftones, Nine Inch Nails, Pantera, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC and Filter just to name a few. Brett was signed to his first record deal (Rust Records/UNIVERSAL) with rock band Between home & Serenity at age 18. After touring for 3 years he started working in multiple studios becoming one of Cleveland's most in demand studio and live drummers. At age 25, Brett was signed to his first major label record deal (Epic Records/ SONY) with rock band Downplay, now known as Starset. He has studied under drummer Michael Cartellone (Lynyrd Skynyrd) and Brian Tichy (Whitesnake/Billy Idol).


(Epic Records)


(Atlantic Records)

Red Sun Rising

(Razor & Tie)

A Skylit Drive

(Fearless, Tragic Hero)

Between Home & Serenity

(Rust, Universal)

Jason Popson


Jim Wirt 

(Superior Sound - Cleveland, OH)

Dave Fortman

(Balance Studios - New Orleans, LA)

Jeremy Parker 

(Premier Studios - Phoenix, AZ)

Johnny K 

(Groovemaster Recording - Chicago, IL)

Evan Mckeever 

(Savage Audio - Cleveland, OH)

Dan Korneff 

(The House of Loud - Elmwood Park, NJ)

Sunflower Dead

(EMP Label Group)


Dead In London

Gavin The Third

Mark Russell


Wake Hollywood 

Kick The Princess


Sunflower Dead - Victim (2019)

Sunflower Dead - Turn Away (2019)

Gavin The Third - Cut through (2014)

Downplay - Where Did You Go? (2012)

PressureLife is a Cleveland based Arts & Culture Magazine. In a effort to get readers to pay more attention to the ad spaces peppered throughout the magazine, the team enlisted their hometown drummer Brett Weir to do their bidding. By hiding his head in one ad an issue and giving away a gift certificate to the reader who finds him first, engagement more than tripled. 
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NEED A DRUMMER ASAP? Touring/live shows or studio tracks?  Brett is well versed in both areas and is ready to collaborate on new and existing projects.  Fill out the form below to contact him directly or check the social channels for up to date news!
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